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GENDER EQUALITY NEWS

Being Baba: A letter to my baby son when he turns 25

December 11, 2019 2:42 pm

"I know it isn't easy being a good man in this crazy world but knowing how your mom and I have raised you I know you are a good man and I want to tell you that however hard it is, it is totally worthwhile."

Transgenders' Bill 2019 denies the community to decide their own identity — a right granted by the SC

December 01, 2019 9:57 am

This inevitably gives rise to questions: How can a third person decide my identity or my gender? Who else will know who I really am? My gender is my right. Is it not well within my right to decide if I am a man, woman, transman or a transwoman? Can anyone deny that the Supreme Court has reiterated this right of ours?

She Said: Empowerment, via the dinner table

December 01, 2019 10:10 am

The propensity to violence against working wives seems to be greater in men who lose their own jobs or whose wives earn more than them. Relative income matters — the largest resentment is unleashed when the woman’s income exceeds her spouse’s.

'Buckle up:' New IMF chief vows 'relentless' focus on gender equality

October 16, 2019 8:19 am

Georgieva said she would also prioritize pay equity at the lender, noting that it was not until she reached a senior position at the World Bank that she realized how much her salary had lagged that of male counterparts for many years.

In his company

October 14, 2019 4:09 am

A new report confirms men continue to dominate India Inc. Private sector needs to do more to ensure diversity, equality.

Forwarded as Received: How Other Half Lives

September 08, 2019 6:11 am

WhatsApp Uncle imagines what it is to be a woman

Lancet journals to adopt diversity pledge, ‘no all-male panel’ policy

August 09, 2019 4:32 am

Six months ago, The Lancet published a theme issue on women in science, medicine and global health (#LancetWomen) that raised concerns about systemic gender bias impeding the advancement of and equity for women in these fields.

Women's voices matter in their community and as leaders: Meghan Markle

August 06, 2019 10:11 am

Meghan Markle, who has been a UN Women's Advocate for Women’s Political Participation and Leadership since 2015, spoke on the importance of gender equality.

In Good Faith: The Divine Patriarchy

July 29, 2019 3:43 am

Masculinity of gods reinforces gender inequality. Goddesses could subvert it.

Pink for boys to dads doing housework, these children's books are all about breaking gender stereotypes

July 03, 2019 8:16 am

Many authors have found a delightful way of educating kids about gender issues through their stories and illustrations without necessarily being preachy. They tell us about what inspired their books and talking gender with kids.